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A Texas Open Carrier Was Told He Was “Free To Go”… Before He Was Tased Without Warning

A Texas Open Carrier Was Told He Was “Free To Go”… Before He Was Tased Without Warning

Henry Vichique was stopped by a nervous San Antonio police officer who relatively quickly came to understood that the man who was open carrying a rifle slung behind his back, and that he meant no […]

Heavily armed civilian police officers (not soldiers) guarding the East Rancier Gate At Fort Hood, April 3, 2014.  Photo by Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman

FORT HOOD FALLOUT: The Ban On Military Personnel Carrying Weapons On Duty Isn’t New… And It Isn’t Right.

The Attack Yesterday afternoon, U.S. Army Specialist Ivan Lopez brought a recently-purchased handgun onto Fort Hood and opened fire upon his fellow soldiers. Three soldiers were killed in the attack, and 16 others were wounded. […]

Active Shooter Reported at Fort Hood. Base on Lockdown. Multiple Injuries Reported. [Updated]

Active Shooter Reported at Fort Hood. Base on Lockdown. Multiple Injuries Reported. [Updated]

KCEN-TV is reporting that there is an active shooter situation on base at Fort Hood, and that the shooter is at large. We have reports of an active shooter on Fort Hood. We have reports […]

Women’s Intuition: Lady With Concealed Carry Permit Helps Stop Robbery In Dallas

Women’s Intuition: Lady With Concealed Carry Permit Helps Stop Robbery In Dallas

Once again, an armed citizen comes to the rescue of another, this time in Dallas: There is constant sound and motion at DART’s Convention Center Station, and it’s one of Kim Lanphere’s regular stops. “I […]

Mother of Teen Shot In Girl’s Bedroom Wants Father Charged With Murder

Mother of Teen Shot In Girl’s Bedroom Wants Father Charged With Murder

I understand her sadness, but this was not murder: The father who police said fatally shot a 17-year-old boy in his daughter’s bedroom should be charged with murder, the victim’s distraught mother says. Johran McCormick’s […]

Preacher’s Son Sends Home Invader Into The Afterlife

Preacher’s Son Sends Home Invader Into The Afterlife

There’s an eerie story developing in Harris County, Texas, where a young man was threatened by strangers via social media, and then at least two men arrived at his apartment with restraints, burglary tools, and […]

Charges Unlikely After Father Shoots Daughter’s Boyfriend. Boyfriend’s Mother Demands Apology.

Charges Unlikely After Father Shoots Daughter’s Boyfriend. Boyfriend’s Mother Demands Apology.

This is a nightmare for everyone involved: What Precinct 4 Constable deputies say they found here upon arrival would send shivers down any parents back. “They found that the homeowner had discovered a 17-year-old male […]

Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad

Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad

A trio of thugs picked a couple at random to try to rob outside a Houston theater. They did a really bad job of victim selection: It happened just after midnight. Police say off-duty officer […]

But you don’t need guns in bars…

But you don’t need guns in bars…

The first rule of winning a gunfight is having a gun, and realizing that gunfights can happen almost anywhere, at any time. As a result, many states are relaxing prohibitions on where firearms may be […]

Bad Banana?

Bad Banana?

NBCDFW.com has posted a fresh picture of the AK-47 open-carrying man in a banana costume that was arrested in front of Golden Triangle Tactical Saturday morning: Police have cited an 18-year-old Beaumont, Texas, man who […]